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I Know Someone With Breast Cancer

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 69 People

    Love Can Move Mountains....

    If you're part of this group and reading this, it's probably because you, or someone close to you is currently dealing with breast cancer, and I hope the following will give you some hope. My best friend was diagnosed with advanced breast cancer a few years ago. She had skipped...
    diablesse34 diablesse34 46-50, F 3 Responses Oct 2, 2013

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    I Know Someone Who Died of Breast Cancer

    She was a close friend of mine that I had known for years.  She developed breast cancer last year.  She refused to go to a doctor even though she knew something was wrong because she did not have insurance.  She kept it a secret for who knows how long.  She was very...
    haydenrules haydenrules 31-35, F Feb 5, 2009

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    my wife starts treatments may the 8th,

    i appreciate hearing from anyone with suggestions or a word of encouragement,
    bluesky52 bluesky52 51-55, M 1 Response 2 days ago

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    Well I Did :(

    It was my Aunt and sadly she did not survive.
    shadow1013 shadow1013 26-30, M 1 Response Nov 20, 2010

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    A Great Woman Passed Tonight

    She started with breast cancer. He had a young son and was hoping for another child. During her chemo and radiation (despite what the dr said) she became pregnant with litterally a miracle child. She stopped her chemo and radiation until her little girl was born. For 5 years...
    sasha0309 sasha0309 36-40, F Dec 31, 2012

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    I have a necklace that ever time I open the

    locket I cry... It has a breast cancer sign on the outside of the locket When I pone it i see a pic of my dead grandma She died from breast cancer I can't stand opening that locket and seeing her face This morning I wonder if its still in there I opened it and cried I miss...
    RainbowWolf13 RainbowWolf13 13-15, F 2 Responses Dec 9, 2014

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    Trying To Keep A Positive Attitude

    My wife was recently diagnosed with stage 0 DCIS. There appear to be multiple sites. She is dreading having her breast removed.  I'm trying to be supportive and reassure her that the main objective is to get cured, and then we can worry about the cosmetic aspect of it.  She...
    JAGandVSfan JAGandVSfan 51-55, M Dec 6, 2012

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    Cancer Sucks!

    My mom was recently diagnosed with breast cancer and cannot have chemo/radiation due to heart disease
    Glassgrrl Glassgrrl 31-35, F 1 Response Dec 6, 2012

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    My Mom Has Cancer, And I Didn't Take It So Great

    My mom was diagnosed with stage three breast cancer in July. I'm sixteen, and seeing her so week, so helpless, so depressed is like hell. Everyday its something new, her hair falling out, her fingernails falling out, the weight just melting off of her. It is doctor appointment...
    Dreamer413 Dreamer413 16-17 Dec 20, 2012

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    My Mum

    I lost my mother in 1984, due to breast cancer. When she told us, she had it in 1974, it was hard to take and we thought we would loose her soon. Now I have found out, that one of my other relatives has it and she has been going on for about 10 years. I keep praying, that...
    silentviper69 silentviper69 61-65, M 2 Responses Feb 7, 2012

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    I was just informed my grandmother has beaten breast cancer! it's been a long year!
    LoveOverHatred LoveOverHatred 18-21, F Mar 31

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    Today I found out my boyfriend has cancer.. We don't know staging yet. We've only been dating about a month, but we really like each other. I am definitely riding this storm. I...
    BeautifulinElevation BeautifulinElevation 22-25, F Mar 21

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    My dad has cancer. it's been getting worse these past few months. he's says everything's ok but I know it's not. I don't know what to do because I have no one to talk to about it...
    emilyd4 emilyd4 16-17, F 1 Response Mar 25

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    I was informed today that my Ex-wife has terminal cancer and only a few days left to live. I feel nothing. No emotional response at all (I shock myself a little to acknowledge that...
    MAXwho MAXwho 46-50, M 2 Responses Mar 30

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    I have friends, siblings, relatives and myself with ADHD
    shannonsjourney shannonsjourney 18-21, F Mar 18

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    I am feeling very sad this evening my very dear uncle has been battling with Parkinson's for Twenty years... My dear Auntie is his carer and she is 75 years old finding it really...
    saxappeal saxappeal 46-50, F 7 Responses Mar 26

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    I have a younger brother with aspergers... he expects me to modify my own behavior and mind what i say for his own anxiety instead of using coping techniques he's been taught...
    modestmuslimah modestmuslimah 18-21, F Apr 2

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    Hello! My name is Tia Evans and I'm with Younique Cosmetics. Some of my team and I are reaching out to families dealing with autism to give back. We are offering 100% of our...
    youniqueviatia youniqueviatia 31-35, F Apr 9

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    Research on Movement Disorders! If you live in the San Francisco Bay area or Boston area, we are looking for people to participate in a research study on the topic of living with...
    tovalynn tovalynn 26-30, F 3 days ago

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    These last couple of days have been the worst of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 27

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    These last couple of days have been the worst of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 27

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    These last couple of days have been the worst of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 27

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    These last couple of days have been the worst of my life, I found a lump in my underarm, I was worried but enough to go to the doc, but not that much. Cancer goes in my family, but...
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 27

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    I love someone who has cancer and she talks about dying and I fall apart trying not to break and cry If i could id take her cancer so shed live shes beautiful and amazing and im...
    lostbrokeheart lostbrokeheart 18-21, F 2 Responses Mar 30

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    We both cannot sing a note in harmony, even under extreme duress...To put the wonderment of this in perspective...I love being beyond good at everything i set out to accomplish...
    warriormama warriormama 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 2

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    I want to know someone to put on practice my English! any volunteer?
    LuisEOADTR LuisEOADTR 18-21, M Mar 31

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    Woman's breasts are good to fondel
    goodguysam69 goodguysam69 22-25, M 1 day ago

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    So I am actually German, but I am currently living in the USA for a year. When I woke up in the morning yesterday, I had about 20 messages. Half of it wished me a happy Easter...
    kaktus28 kaktus28 18-21, F Apr 6

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    I'm married the love of my life 5yr ago and when he survived a life threatening medical condition that was service connected the man I knew died and left behind the worst in human...
    endlessstruggle endlessstruggle 41-45, F Mar 20

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    A boy that I went to high school with committed suicide yesterday. I didn't know him at all, but it's still a shock to hear that someone you saw every day for 4 years is gone from...
    Madison18 Madison18 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 1

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    My life is like a lifetime movie mash up but there's someone living a Sundance tragedy.
    Alylovespuppies Alylovespuppies 18-21, F Apr 9

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    It happened yesterday. He was not my friend but I knew him very well. At childhood we used to play together sometimes. yesterday when I was at home came to know that some boys have...
    sugatisangha sugatisangha 22-25, M Mar 23

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    NO man should ever hit a girl! ... Unless it's from the back ;) Please don't take any form of abuse ladies, you DON'T deserve it. Know your worth. If you are scared in a...
    Gypsyme0 Gypsyme0 18-21, F 3 Responses Apr 4

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    His words can melt any heart, even the most skeptic of souls. Passionate desires and seductive prose engulf your thoughts. Attentiveness and romance excite you beyond belief. And...
    Cicek Cicek 41-45, F 2 days ago

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    Or at least I did until recently. You can read as much as you want on the topic and do as much research as possible but all of that will never prepare you for the reality of the...
    HeForgotMe HeForgotMe 26-30 Apr 7

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    There my be other people who had gone through worse situations but my life was worse for me. I am 5'4' and my weight is approximately 114 pounds. My parents told me that I was...
    faisal6309 faisal6309 22-25, M Apr 9

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    I'm waiting for the day I get the call that my aunt has passed. Obviously people in this group understand what diabetes is, but so many people just don't get it. They don't...
    Twichl Twichl 18-21, F 1 Response Mar 18

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    I am not married to but have been in a serious relationship for 2 years with a retired soldier who suffers with severe PTSD at 34 years old. He is the first soldier I have dated...
    AB81713 AB81713 31-35, F 1 Response Mar 28

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    It's been a long time coming. We find, or maybe even create, other issues to distract us from the seemingly inevitable truth that one day, we will lay to rest the body of our...
    JessicaDale JessicaDale 51-55 Apr 5

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    My dad has type 1 diabetes. But he is the best person I have in my life. I wouldn't be here without him. (Old photo; I was 17 here.)
    TenderBeauty TenderBeauty 26-30, F 1 Response 2 days ago

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    An update!! http://bipolar2medstudent.blogspot.com/2015/03/update.html
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 29

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    An update!! http://bipolar2medstudent.blogspot.com/2015/03/update.html
    lily449 lily449 18-21, F Mar 29